Yobe State Says Parents ‘Not Cooperating’ to Find Missing Schoolgirls

[Deutsche Welle] Yobe state’s education commissioner Alhaji Mohammed Lamin tells DW that parents are not cooperating with authorities to find dozens of girls who were abducted from their boarding school in Dapchie, northeastern Nigeria.

[Deutsche Welle] Yobe state's education commissioner Alhaji Mohammed Lamin tells DW that parents are not cooperating with authorities to find dozens of girls who were abducted from their boarding school in Dapchie, northeastern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Closure of Hulene Dump to Be Announced Within 60 Days

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Minister of Land, Environment and Rural Development, Celso Correia, declared on Monday that the government will announce the closure of the rubbish dump in the neighbourhood of Hulene within the next 60 days.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Minister of Land, Environment and Rural Development, Celso Correia, declared on Monday that the government will announce the closure of the rubbish dump in the neighbourhood of Hulene within the next 60 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

EAC Leaders Should Mediate in Kenya’s Political Impasse

[Deutsche Welle] East African leaders are meeting in Uganda to discuss a range of issues including trade disputes. DW columnist Generali Ulimwengu thinks they should also discuss the deteriorating political crisis in Kenya.

[Deutsche Welle] East African leaders are meeting in Uganda to discuss a range of issues including trade disputes. DW columnist Generali Ulimwengu thinks they should also discuss the deteriorating political crisis in Kenya.

Shun Corruption in Sports – Mnangagwa

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has urged the sporting fraternity to shun corruption in all its forms and to uphold high moral ethics, honesty and integrity. Speaking at a reception for nine cricket teams that arrived in the country for the I…

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has urged the sporting fraternity to shun corruption in all its forms and to uphold high moral ethics, honesty and integrity. Speaking at a reception for nine cricket teams that arrived in the country for the International Cricket Council World Cup Qualifiers tournament, President Mnangagwa called for transparency, accountability, good governance, and ethical administration in sports.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court of Appeal Upholds DPP Powers in Bail Denial

[Daily News] THE Court of Appeal has upheld the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) powers to deny bail to persons charged with economic and organised crime related cases.

[Daily News] THE Court of Appeal has upheld the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) powers to deny bail to persons charged with economic and organised crime related cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

EDM Restores Power to Northern Cabo Delgado

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, has made temporary repairs to the power line supplying the northernmost five districts in Cabo Delgado province which allowed power to be restored on Saturday night – but definitive re…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, has made temporary repairs to the power line supplying the northernmost five districts in Cabo Delgado province which allowed power to be restored on Saturday night - but definitive repairs will cost 50 million meticais (about 820,000 US dollars).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Farm Africa Motivates Farmers Access Farm Practices On Mobile Phone

[Daily News] FARM Africa, a key international organisation that supports agricultural activities, has appealed to smallholder farmers to use mobile phone to access good farming practices and markets to fetch high prices.

[Daily News] FARM Africa, a key international organisation that supports agricultural activities, has appealed to smallholder farmers to use mobile phone to access good farming practices and markets to fetch high prices.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bunubunu Backs Ambode On Pledge to Develop Nation’s Runners

[Guardian] Bunubunu Culture and Sports has poured encomiums on Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode for declaring his readiness to specially sponsor the training of Nigerian marathoners and coaches towards checking the dominance of East Africans in fut…

[Guardian] Bunubunu Culture and Sports has poured encomiums on Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode for declaring his readiness to specially sponsor the training of Nigerian marathoners and coaches towards checking the dominance of East Africans in future marathon races in the country. Ambode had said he was tired of splashing thousands of dollars particularly on the Kenyan and Ethiopian runners at the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon held recently in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Prime Minister Tells Anti-Drug Office to Rationalise

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Friday urged the Central Office for the Fight against Drugs (GCPCD) to rationalise the available resources in order to achieve the key goal of promoting a life style free of drug ab…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Friday urged the Central Office for the Fight against Drugs (GCPCD) to rationalise the available resources in order to achieve the key goal of promoting a life style free of drug abuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

For Kogi APC, Still a Long Way to Truce

[Guardian] Lokoja -Like a chronic ulcer that has refused to heal, leading to dangerous complications, the crisis in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State continues to fester with the warring factions going for each other’s jugular.The distr…

[Guardian] Lokoja -Like a chronic ulcer that has refused to heal, leading to dangerous complications, the crisis in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State continues to fester with the warring factions going for each other's jugular.The distraction caused by the bickering has also been suffocating governance as Governor Yahaya Bello is trying to create a new party leadership that will be loyal to him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria